Unemployment Insurance Extension
President Obama urged Congress to pass a bill to extend emergency unemployment benefits. His remarks came after the Senate advanced an unemployment benefits extension bill that would extend insurance for eligible workers for three months.
President Obama on Long-Term Unemployed
President Obama outlined new efforts to assist the long-term unemployed, including the Labor Department’s…
Presidential Remarks at White House Jobs Forum
President Obama spoke at a White House jobs forum focusing on the increased trend of companies choosing to…
President Obama Twitter Town Hall Meeting
President Obama began his first Twitter town hall meeting by sending out a tweet, “In order to reduce the…
President Obama on Establishment of "Promise Zones"
President Obama announced the establishment of five “Promise Zones” to provide federal funding and tax…